The Center for Fine Art Photography
Theme: Portraits 2014
Juror: Amy Arbus
Deadline: December 18, 2013
Submission fee: $20 C4FAP members | $35 non members
THEME | PORTRAITS 2014
A portrait is a visual representation that portrays the likeness of a person, animal, place or thing.
JUROR | AMY ARBUS Photographer Amy Arbus has published five books, including the award winning On the Street 1980-1990 and The Inconvenience of Being Born. The New Yorker called The Fourth Wallher masterpiece. Her most recent, After Images, is homage to modernism's most iconic avant-garde paintings. Her advertising clients include Chiat/Day, Foote, Cone and Belding, American Express, Saatchi & Saatchi, SpotCo, New Line Cinema and Nickelodeon. Her photographs have appeared in over one hundred periodicals around the world, including New York Magazine, People, Apertureand The New York Times Magazine. She teaches portraiture at the International Center of Photography, NORDphotography, Anderson Ranch and The Fine Arts Work Center. Amy Arbus is represented by The Schoolhouse Gallery in Massachusetts. She has had twenty-five solo exhibitions worldwide, and her photographs are a part of the collection of The National Theater in Norway, The New York Public Library and The Museum of Modern Art in New York.
HONORS | AWARDS
With selection for this exhibition, the artists are invited to join C4FAP on the reception weekend for review with the juror Amy Arbus, portfolio share and an artists’ lunch at C4FAP. An international audience of collectors, curators, art consultants and other advocates of fine art photography will view the chosen artist’s work throughout the exhibition. Each participant is included in the Center’s Main Gallery exhibition in Fort Collins, Colorado and Online Gallery exhibition. In order to be included in the online gallery or to receive an award, you must participate in the gallery exhibition. All chosen artists will be included in the exhibition catalog.
JURORS SELECTION | Solo Exhibition at C4FAP and a feature in the exhibition catalog DIRECTOR’S SELECTION | Feature in the exhibition catalog
2 LIVEBOOKS WEBSITE AWARDS | Valued at $399 from liveBooks.com
HONORABLE MENTION AWARDS | 2-year membership and a three image submission to a call for entry at the Center.
SUBMISSION | ENTRY FEE MEMBERS | $20 for the first three images. NON-MEMBERS | $35 for the first three images
ADDITIONAL IMAGES may be submitted for $10 each. There is no limit to the number of images that may be submitted. Applicants signing up for membership at the time they submit will receive the automatic discounted entry fee.
Note: Images selected by jurors for exhibition at the Center in the previous 12 months are NOT eligible. Images previously submitted but not yet selected for exhibition may be resubmitted. ELIGIBILITY: The exhibition is open to all photographers world wide, both amateur and professional. The Center invites photographers working in all mediums, styles and schools of thought to participate in its exhibitions.
IMAGE UPLOAD GUIDELINES
All images are submitted online on our website. To submit images visit our home page, create an account or Login to your existing account to begin. Further instructions are available in the Calls for Entry Section of our website.
EXHIBIT PRINTS: All images accepted for exhibition must be printed and framed or mounted professionally. The Center recognizes that some work is non traditional and incorporates the framing as an integral part of the presentation. Please no colored mats or frames. Black or white mats and frames only, unless you obtain prior approval. To encourage participation by photographers from around the world, the Center offers optional, professional, economical printing and framing services. Additional details will be provided upon request.
ACCEPTANCE NOTICE: Everyone who submits will receive an email notification of which images were accepted. Accepted images will be posted on the Center’s website along with instructions for the gallery presentation.
USE RIGHTS: Each artist retains all copyrights to their own images. By submission for jurying, artists whose submissions are chosen for the exhibition grant The Center for Fine Art Photography the right to use their images for the purpose of promoting exhibitions, promoting the Center’s programs, promoting the artist and subsequent display on the Center’s website of current and past exhibitions. Promotions and images may also be placed on social networks for The Center for Fine Art Photography. Artists grant the use of their image(s) as stated without further contact or compensation from the Center. Artist’s recognition is provided with any use.